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by ndrwmngn
Thu Dec 19, 2019 1:28 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener automatically adding links to random text
Replies: 2
Views: 337

Scrivener automatically adding links to random text

Scrivener is automatically adding links to random text in the main editor. It happens whenever I modify previously written text, i.e. text that was in the document when I opened it. The links appear as hyperlinks but do not in fact link to anything. This is the first time this problem has occurred, ...
by ndrwmngn
Thu Oct 01, 2015 11:05 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan
Replies: 13
Views: 2766

Re: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan

Rebooted and still sluggish, sadly.

Re: contacts, I have 256 "cards" in Contacts.
by ndrwmngn
Thu Oct 01, 2015 6:50 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan
Replies: 13
Views: 2766

Re: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan

Disallowing access to Contacts actually helped quite a bit. I've been clicking through the Binder and have yet to receive the pinwheel. There's still a mild sluggishness to Scrivener that was not present before—it will "pause" for a second or two, then complete the actions I requested—but ...
by ndrwmngn
Thu Oct 01, 2015 6:37 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan
Replies: 13
Views: 2766

Re: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan

As per your suggestion, I created a new user account on my Mac, and Scrivener ran smooth as ever on it. So... seems like it's something to do with my user account. How would you recommend trying to remedy this? Also, as requested, I've pasted below one of the (insanely long) error code strings; I ha...
by ndrwmngn
Thu Oct 01, 2015 5:10 pm
Forum: Technical Support (Mac)
Topic: Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan
Replies: 13
Views: 2766

Scrivener 2.7.1 (MAS) locking up in El Capitan

Since downloading the 2.7.1 update of Scrivener from the Mac App Store, I've had problems with the app locking up. It doesn't crash, per se, but instead goes inert and I get the pinwheel for 5-10 seconds, then things seem fine... until it happens again. This problem consistently occurs when I switch...